Definition of sortes in English:

sortes

Pronunciation: /-ˌtāz//ˈsôrˌtēz/

plural noun

  • [treated as singular] Divination, or the seeking of guidance, by chance selection of a passage in the Bible or another text regarded as authoritative.

Origin

Latin, chance selections (of the Bible).

Pronunciation:

sortes

/-ˌtāz//ˈsôrˌtēz/